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Room to Roam?: Wildlife in a Pandemic

An interview with Barry Yeoman and David Mizejewski

  • Apr 07, 2021

This National Wildlife Week, we’re celebrating some of the most unique behaviors and unexpected facts about wildlife. The recent pandemic has offered scientists an opportunity to observe how slowdowns in human activity impact animals and ecosystems.

Join Naturalist David Mizejewski and NWF magazine contributor Barry Yeoman to learn how our presence, and our absence, might help or harm wildlife, and what scientists are now discovering. Watch the recording below.





Read Barry Yeoman's story in the February-March 2021 issue of National Wildlife® magazine.



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